Past Events

Public Event

Transit of Mercury Public drop-in session

Join us to view the transit of Mercury - when the planet Mercury passes between us and the Sun. Although too small to be seen with the naked eye, watch through our special solar telescopes as the dark silhouette of the planet appears to travel across the surface of the Sun.

Date: 11 Nov 2019
Time: 12:30pm – 4:00pm

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Public Event

Looking for Aliens in a Galaxy Far Far Away…

Join us at the Astrocampus as we discuss the likelihood of life existing around the planet Tatooine: The childhood …

Date: 14 Mar 2019
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

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Public Event

5 ways the Universe is trying to kill you!

Join us at the Astrocampus as Dr Emily Brunsden tells us all about the various ways in which the …

Date: 13 Mar 2019
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

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School Event

Mission to the Moon

Join the University of York to celebrate British Science Week and 50 years since the Moon landings. With live demonstrations including...

Date: 13 Mar 2019
Time: 1:30pm – 2:30pm

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Public Event

The Moon: Anniversary Special

Join us to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon landings. Including a talk all about the wonders of …

Date: 12 Mar 2019
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

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Public Event

Astrocampus: A Stellar Five Years

Join us to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Astrocampus and hear from our resident astrophysicist, Dr Emily Brunsden. …

Date: 11 Mar 2019
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

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